Posts Tagged ‘Royal Caribbean International’

Quantum of the Seas: Strategic Decision

Friday, April 18th, 2014

“Sometimes decisions are strategic in nature not immediately revenue driven,” commented Lisa Lutoff Perlo, executive vice president of operations for Royal Caribbean International. (

Royal Caribbean’s Cruise Ship Shuffle: What You Need to Know

Friday, April 18th, 2014

As Cruise Critic reported yesterday, Royal Caribbean’s Quantum of the Seas, which will make its debut in Bayonne in November, will only be stationed there for six months before redeploying to Shanghai. (

Royal Caribbean announces 2015-16 deployment for New York and Galveston

Friday, April 18th, 2014

Royal Caribbean announced its 2015-16 year-round sailings from the New York-metropolitan area and Galveston, Texas, and seasonal sailings from Tampa and Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (

Quantum to Homeport in Shanghai in Summer 2015

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Royal Caribbean International today announced that its newest ship, Quantum of the Seas, will make its home port in Shanghai (Baoshan), China. (

Baltimore-based cruise ship set to depart tonight despite viral outbreak

Sunday, April 13th, 2014

For the second time in two weeks, a Baltimore-based cruise ship is dealing with an outbreak of gastrointestinal illness.(

M. Night Shyamalan Films Aboard Allure of The Seas

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Allure of The SeasRoyal Caribbean International isn’t promoting it, but a new movie filmed for a couple of days on its Allure of the Seas, the world’s largest cruise ship. (

Explorer of the Seas Heading to Australia and South Pacific for 2015/16

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

Royal Caribbean announced that Explorer of the Seas will join Voyager of the Seas and Radiance of the Seas for the winter 2015-16 season at Sydney. (

Cats Coming to Oasis of the Seas

Sunday, April 6th, 2014

Royal Caribbean International’s Oasis of the Seas will be bringing the Tony Award-winning Broadway production of CATS to the high seas. (

Michael Schwartz Newly Named Quantum Experience Advisor For Culinary

Friday, April 4th, 2014

Royal Caribbean International and The Genuine Hospitality Group have announced James Beard Award-winning Chef Michael Schwartz as the latest Quantum Experience Advisor for Culinary. (

Two Killed in Cruise Ship Berthing Accident

Friday, April 4th, 2014

CNN reports that two men died in St Kitts on Wednesday during a berthing accident involving Royal Caribbean International’s Independence of the Seas. (

Royal Caribbean Announces Short and Southern Caribbean Program for 15/16

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Royal Caribbean International today unveiled its Bahamas, and Southern and short Caribbean program for the 2015-16 seasons. (

Royal Caribbean’s Explorer of the Seas to Sail from Southampton in 2015

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

Royal Caribbean’s Explorer of the Seas will homeport in the UK and sail its first European season in summer 2015. (

Royal Caribbean Rocks the Cruise Ship With New Dining Program

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

Royal Caribbean International announced its next vision of dining at sea with what it called Dynamic Dining aboard the Quantum and Anthem of the Seas. (

Royal Caribbean Faces PR Backlash After Issues On Three Separate Cruises

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

Propulsion issues aboard Royal Caribbean’s Adventure of the Seas shortened one itinerary and caused passengers to miss flights while stranding another set of passengers in San Juan for days. (

Join Royal Caribbean President & CEO Adam Goldstein for a Google Hangout

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

Adam Goldstein will be answering questions on Royal Caribbean International’s latest ship, set to be delivered November 2014.

Royal Caribbean to Deploy Rhapsody to Brazil

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

With the Splendour of the Seas heading to Dubai for winter 2015/2016, the Rhapsody of the Seas is set to take her place on Royal Caribbean International’s seasonal one-ship South America program. (

Royal Caribbean to Place Splendour in Dubai for Winter 2015/2016

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

Royal Caribbean International announced its return to the Gulf in winter 2015-16. The sailings will comprise of 16 round-trip cruises from December 2015 through March 2016 with the Splendour of the Seas. (

High-Bandwidth O3b Internet Set for Oasis and Allure

Saturday, March 22nd, 2014

A major technology investment by Royal Caribbean International gives guests aboard Oasis of the Seas and Allure of the Seas more wireless capacity than every other cruise ship in the world combined. (

Royal Caribbean Announces 2015-2016 Caribbean Season

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

Royal Caribbean International announced that Allure of the Seas, Oasis of the Seas, Freedom of the Seas and Serenade of the Seas will sail the Caribbean from convenient Florida homeports for the winter 2015-16 season. (

Propulsion Problems Slow Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship; Repairs Must Wait for Dry Dock

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

Royal Caribbean’s Adventure of the Seas has been forced to cancel two port calls after an oil loss from the ship’s fixipod propulsion unit forced the shutdown of the pod. (

Kids Sail Free on Royal Caribbean’s Grandeur of the Seas

Friday, March 14th, 2014

Based on popular demand, Royal Caribbean International is extending its “Kids Sail Free” offer to the Baltimore-based Grandeur of the Seas. (

Harris CapRock Launches Bandwidth on Demand for Royal Caribbean

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

Harris CapRock Communications debuted Pulse, an Advanced VSAT solution for offshore and deepwater customers, at SATELLITE 2014. (

Sembawang Wins Voyager Refit Contract

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

Sembawang Shipyard has secured an agreement with RCL Cruises Ltd., a member of the Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. group, to perform the extensive revitalisation of Royal Caribbean International’s Voyager of the Seas. (

Mariner of the Seas completes first Singapore season

Saturday, March 8th, 2014

Royal Caribbean International says its Mariner of the Seas, the largest cruise ship based in Asia, has completed its first Singapore winter/spring season which started last November. (

Allure of the Seas at GBS for Propulsion Motor Fix

Thursday, March 6th, 2014

Allure of The SeasThe world’s largest cruise ship the Allure of the Seas’ docked at the Grand Bahama Shipyard for repair work on propulsion motors last week. (

Royal Caribbean Announces March Promos

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

Royal Caribbean International has announced it is enticing vacationers to set sail in 2014 with a selection of enticing incentives. (

Royal Caribbean to sail in the Black Sea for the first time in 2015

Friday, February 28th, 2014

In June 2015, Rhapsody of the Seas will mark Royal Caribbean’s first time in the Black Sea, offering vacationers three round-trip sailings, 10- and 11-night in duration, from Istanbul, Turkey. (

Two Radiance-Class Ships to Sail Royal Caribbean’s 2015 Alaska Season

Friday, February 28th, 2014

Summer 2015 will mark Royal Caribbean International’s 26th year in taking vacationers to Alaska and the Company will deploy two Radiance-class ships, Radiance of the Seas and Jewel of the Seas. (

Quantum of the Seas Raises the Curtain on Mamma Mia: Musical joins Broadway line-up on Royal Caribbean (Video)

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

Royal Caribbean’s Quantum of the Seas, launching in November of this year, will bring Dancing Queens onboard when it debuts Mamma Mia, the line’s fourth fully-licensed Broadway production onboard its fleet.

Autism on the Seas™ launches the cruise industry’s first “autism-friendly” ship certification standard and training program

Friday, February 21st, 2014

Autism on the Seas™ (AotS) announced the introduction of the travel industry’s first “Autism Friendly” Certification Standard & Training Program for cruise lines. (

Allure of the Seas To Generate 158,000 Pax for Barcelona in 2015

Friday, February 14th, 2014

The Port of Barcelona has announced that it expects 158,000 passengers in 2015 for the Allure of the Seas and that they will be spending 17.5 million euros in the city. (

Royal Caribbean Announces 2015 Caribbean Summer

Friday, February 14th, 2014

Royal Caribbean International has announced its 2015 summer Caribbean season for Oasis of the Seas, Freedom of the Seas, Independence of the Seas, and Grandeur of the Seas. (